The 2016 Annual General Meeting for members of the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland, will be held on Wednesday 25 May 2016 at Edinburgh Zoo, in the Education Lecture theatre.
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Board Member Nominations 2016
A message from Jeremy Peat, Chairman of the Society:
Board members are elected at the Society’s Annual General Meeting and this year’s AGM will be held on Wednesday, 25th May.
Members who wish to nominate one or more individuals as a board member of the Society are asked to send their nominations to Mr. Sandy Batho, chair of the Nominations & Remuneration Committee, no later than 12 noon, Friday 15th April. Please note that an individual member may not nominate him or herself for nomination as a board member. Nominations forms may be obtained from Gillian Wishart: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0131 314 0302, or visit the My Home page of the Members’ Portal of the Society’s website: members.rzss.org.uk
Completed forms should be returns to Gillian by 12 noon, Friday 22nd April for forwarding to the Nominations & Remuneration Committee. Please confirm with the people being nominated that they are happy for their names to go forward.
The duties and responsibilities of a board member of the Society are substantial and it is recommended that before agreeing to nomination, potential candidates read the board member role description, which is also available from Gillian Wishart and on the Members’ Portal.
Individuals who wish to go forward for election will be asked to submit a biography of up to 250 words and an accompanying statement of up to 75 words highlighting what they would bring to the board.
Jeremy Peat Chairman